H.R. 3529 (105th): Internet Tax Freedom Act of 1998

To establish a national policy against State and local interference with interstate commerce on the Internet or online services, and to excise congressional jurisdiction over interstate commerce by establishing a moratorium on the imposition of exactions that would interfere with the free flow of commerce via the Internet, and for other purposes.

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Mar 23, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 17, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Steve Chabot

Representative for Ohio's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 10, 1998
Length: 22 pages


Mar 23, 1998

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Jun 17, 1998
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H.R. 3529 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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